zipmerge man page

zipmerge — merge zip archives


zipmerge [-DhIiSsV] target-zip source-zip [source-zip ...]


zipmerge merges the source zip archives source-zip into the target zip archive target-zip. By default, files in the source zip archives overwrite existing files of the same name in the target zip archive.

Supported options:


Ignore directory components in file name comparisons.


Display a short help message and exit.


Ignore case in file name comparisons


Ask before overwriting files. See also -s.


Do not overwrite files that have the same size and CRC32 in both the source and target archives.


When -i is given, do not before overwriting files that have the same size and CRC32.


Display version information and exit.

Exit Status

zipmerge exits 0 on success and >1 if an error occurred.

See Also

zipcmp(1), ziptool(1), libzip(3)


Dieter Baron <> and Thomas Klausner <>

Referenced By

zipcmp(1), ziptool(1).

January 19, 2016 NiH General Commands Manual